NCAA Football Preview: Pac -12 South Gauntlet Should Produce Conference ChampThe South division of the Pac-12 is loaded with talent, whoever emerges could punch their ticket to the playoff.
Washington Gears For Arizona State, Eager For Next Challenge
Huskies Likely To Have Top 2 Backs Against ASUThe good news for the Washington Huskies is that the top two running backs on the depth chart seem to be on the right track to play Saturday, despite suffering injuries in a blowout loss at Oregon.
Cougars Offense Struggles Again In Loss At Arizona StateMarshall scored 26 points on 9-for-14 shooting, including 4-for-7 from 3-point range to lead the Sun Devils. Sophomore point guard Jahii Carson scored 14 points and Kentridge High School alum, Shaquielle McKissic, added 12 points and nine rebounds.
Washington Scores Upset Over Sun Devils In TempeWashington (9-5, 1-0) built a 17-point halftime lead, 40-23, due in large part to its transition game. With Wilcox and Williams-Goss leading the way, the Huskies got up and down the floor to stress the Sun Devils defensively. Washington shot over 60 percent in the first half.
Washington Prepares For Arizona Road TripBefore the Huskies get to face the No. 1-ranked Arizona Wildcats on Saturday, they face an 11-2 Arizona State team that can shoot well and boasts one of the quicker point guards in the league in sophomore Jahii Carson. Carson is averaging 19.3 points and 5.3 assists per game so far this season.
Churchill: ASU, Auburn, Seahawks To WinI'm on a big-time roll after a huge week that improved me to 19-4 in college football over the past two weeks, and 13-2 in the NFL to improve my last two weeks to 20-7. No points spreads here, just real-world picks.
Cougars Humiliated At Home By Sun Devils In 55-21 BeatingWashington State quarterback Connor Halliday says poor blocking was why his team lost 55-21 to No. 25 Arizona State on Thursday night.
Cougars Host Tough Opponent In Sun DevilsArizona State is forcing opponents into an average of 6.7 three-and-out drives per game, ranked fourth nationally.
Dion: UW Wilts In The Desert Against Sun Devils
Huskies Defense Surrenders 53 Points In LossThe Washington Huskies allowed more than 300 rushing yards in a 53-24 loss to the Arizona State Sun Devils.
The Huskies' One Defensive WeaknessThe Washington Huskies' defense has one shortcoming, and improvement in that department may be the difference Saturday in Tempe.